Speakers Genelec 6010 A

Stereoplay alternative: for very short distances of hearing there is a cheap alternative in the Genelec program to the 8040 A: the Genelec 6010 is available for 600 euros the pair.

  1. Speakers Genelec 6010 A
  2. Data sheet

Suffice for listening distances up to maximum of 2 metres, for example, at a desk, often smaller boxes than the next door tested. For such applications, Genelec 6010 A, which structurally resembles 8040 A, but to a much smaller and more easily fails and less expensive two-thirds builds the smallest monitor.

Like big brother, a housing made of die-cast aluminium, which far exceeds the usual in this size class plastic tubs in terms of durability and sound neutrality has also the 6010 about.

The installed Metal dome tweeter has the same format as in the 8040, namely 19 mm diaphragm diameter. This is the cone driver with barely 8 centimeters diameter a dwarf.

The amplifier power is considerably scarcer with 12 Watts per channel. All together enough for bass to just below 80 Hertz and maximum level in the range of 85 decibels relative to 1 meter distance, approximately 10 decibels less than that of its big brother. Linearity and omnidirectional are excellent both times.

The 6010 sounded for their size fascinating lively and musically, worlds better than ordinary PC boxes. Detail and spatial hardly stood after the 8040. The sound reminded regarding transparency and ease of headphones. Thus, the 6010 is the ideal replacement for screeching PC boxes. If in the long term but deep bass is missing: the right subwoofer is Genelec 5040 A. He should force in terms of up to five endorse 6010.

Genelec 6010 A

Manufacturer Genelec
Price €600.00
Rating 44.0 points
Test procedure 1.0

Technical data and test results

General data
Width 12.1 cm
Height 18.1 cm
Depth 11.4 cm
Weight: 1,4 kg
Installation tip: Table or close to the wall, listening distance of 0.7 to 2 m, rooms of different type and size
Measured values
Operating voltage for 90 dB SPL
Impedance minimum stp
Maximum volume upper value 85 dB
Maximum volume lower value (> 45 Hz) 85 dB
Lower cut-off frequency (-3dB) 77 Hz
Lower cut-off frequency (-6 dB)
Short conclusion Elaborate Kleinstmonitor in the style of the larger 8040 for desk and PC. Fine, high-definition sound, range up to 2 metres.
Sound Top-class
Naturalness 11
Fine resolution 11
Border dynamics 5
Bass quality 6
Figure 11
Sound points (70 points) 44
Measured values 6
Practice 7
Valency 8
Overall rating (max. 120 points) well 65
Price / performance Very good
tested in output 10 / 09


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